The demise of the American lawn

They were once a status symbol. Lawns, a uniquely American obsession, began yard domination when the word “suburb” took over in the 1950s and ‘60s. Whether your house was a reflection of Lyon Estates...

Three things that could impact rates this week

These are the three areas that have the greatest ability to impact rates this week. 1) Inflation, 2) The Fed and 3) Manufacturing

The market will be focused on inflation and recession worries this week

An important week with inflation data released on Thursday (May PCE) and Treasury borrowing $133B of 2s, 5s and 7s starting later this morning...

Garden nightmares or saviors? Spiders and lizards and snakes — oh my!

One of the first things a good gardener should learn is what living creatures are truly considered pests, capable of destroying vegetables or flowers in your yard (like moles to voles to deer and more...

Monetary Policy Report

We take a look at some of what the Fed Chair reported to Congress